covenience & supermarket

Analysis Interview: How Frozen Food Startup Mosaic Is Disrupting The Category With A DTC Subscription Service

PSFK speaks to the founders of the digital-native brand that is working to fix frozen, realizing the potential of the category to offer today's health-conscious consumers convenient and quality options that compromise neither taste nor nutrition

Automotive Moby Psi Enables Off-Grid Retail With Staffless, Self-Driving Store Mobiles

Using technology to bridge classic convenience stores with modern buying behavior, Moby is taking the brick-and-mortar experience on the road and to remote locations

Food & Beverage Beverage Retailer's AI-Enabled Aisles Help Shoppers Choose Their Whisky

BevMo! is incentivizing store visits by streamlining and customizing the shopping experience, offering Smart Aisles that ask shoppers questions about their preferences to guide them to the best option

Grocery, Convenience & Supermarket First Look: Are Walgreens' In-Store Targeted Ads Influencing Shoppers' Choices?

As the pharmacy chain tests new in-store shopper marketing technology, PSFK gleans exclusive insight into how the tech and ads work as well as how consumers are responding so far

Delivery & Logistics Carrefour's Paris Concept Offers Shoppers Fresh Options At Digital Convenience

The French grocery store is testing a store model that reduces its processed food section by 50% to include more fresh food, while also featuring digital integrations that allow customers to order online, pick up in store, self-checkout kiosks and more

Fitness & Sport Healthy Grocer Caters To Wellness Consumer Demand For Health At Convenience

Health-focused grocer Hy-Vee is expanding its HealthMarket concept, including its partnership with Orangetheory Fitness, in two new locations that simultaneously highlight perishables and healthy frozen meals

Features How Retailers Like Alibaba Are Leveraging Local Delivery Services For A Faster Last Mile

Retailers are tapping into communities, using local delivery agents and spaces to enable a more flexible and efficient process

Loyalty & Membership Amazon To Let Customers Use Cashless 'Pay' Service With Brick-And-Mortar Retailers

The mega etailer is building out its cashless Amazon Pay function to allow customers digital wallet transactions at brick-and-mortar retailers like restaurants and gas stations, hoping to compete with Google and Apple's digital in-store payment options

Brand Activation & Immersion Grocer Expands U.S. Presence By Building On Local Family-Owned Chain

Germany-based grocer Lidl is increasing its U.S. presence by acquiring local grocery spaces and buidling off of their established community roots, integrating them into its streamlined, no-frills design that enables its low prices

Consumer Goods Walmart 'Sam's Club Now' Provides Shoppers Alternative To Amazon Go

Walmart's first cashierless, app-based store will be opening in Dallas early next month, aiming to sharpen the retailer's competitive edge by offering in-store navigation, lists that update in real time as customers shop and voice capabilities

Health Walgreens Customers Can Shop Kroger Inventory And Pick Up Goods In-Store

This partnership aims to combine the massive inventories of the grocery and health & wellness retailers to enable one-stop shopping for consumers, even allowing them to order ahead online and pickup in-store

Cafe & Restaurant Disruptive Convenience Store Offers Shoppers Natural Foods And Cashierless Checkout

Choice Market in Denver is taking an omnichannel approach to distributing its fast yet healthy food to its customers, offering them order-ahead capabilities, cashierless checkout, in-store amenities and more

Interview Interview: How The Company Behind Malibu & Kahlua's New Retail Technology Plans To Make Shopping More Entertaining

Malibu and Kahlua are building a technology called the "Living Lab" that demonstrates their innovations in augmented reality, near-field communication and connected packaging technologies as they apply to enhancing how consumers experience their brands

Packaging & Product Engagement Amazon Programs Oven To Prepare Select Whole Foods Meals And Items

Amazon spearheaded a partnership between June ovens and Whole Foods, programming the appliance to recognize and prepare 30 items from the grocer's 356 Everyday Value product line